Hawaiian Islands


“Hawaiian Islands” black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Ray Peters. Fine work by well known scrimshander, Peters on an ancient walrus ivory net sinker. This was used hundreds of years ago by natives in the Northern Bering Sea area. It is rare to see both holes completely intact. The entire island chain is depicted as well as a passing whaler and sounding whale. This one has it all.

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